Fri, 19 Apr 2019 12:59
Krungthai organizes special event to celebrate The Royal Coronation Ceremony
Ekniti Nitithanprapas, chairman of the Board of Director of Krungthai Bank led executives and employees to attend an elaborate event to celebrate the Royal Coronation Ceremony to be held next month, according to its press release.
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 19:33
KTC, Bangchak offer deals to members
Credit card firm Krungthai Card Pcl (KTC) has joined hands with Bangchak Corporation Pcl to jointly celebrate 35 years of success at Bangchak to give back to members through a promotion scheme.
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 01:00
Muangthai Capital shareholders approve Bt15-bn debenture
Hire-purchase and nano-finance firm Muangthai Capital Plc’s shareholders meeting yesterday approved issuing a debenture worth Bt15 billion this year to drive its business growth by up to 35 per cent over last year, company CEO Chuchat Petampai said after the meeting.
Mon, 15 Apr 2019 01:00
Thailand to unveil Asean tourism push
Thailand is set to release comprehensive gastronomy guidelines for the Asean region by the end of this year to facilitate the recovery of tourism figures, after the industry has been hurt by a string of challenges, including dangerous air pollution in the North, the global economic slowdown and the strengthening of the baht.
Fri, 12 Apr 2019 01:00
MOODY’S ON THAI OIL Ratings reflect strength of largest refiner
Moody's Investors Service has completed a periodic review of the ratings of Thai Oil Plc at Baa1, reflecting its strong market position as the largest and most complex refiner in Thailand, its long-term crude feedstock supply and product off-take agreements with its parent PTT Plc (PTT, Baa1 stable), strong liquidity buffer with a large cash balance and good credit metrics.
Wed, 10 Apr 2019 17:19
Thai plans to issue debentures to major investors
Thai Airways International PLC president Sumeth Damrongchaitham and representatives of underwriters KBank, Bangkok Bank and Krungthai Bank announced that THAI debentures would be issued to investors.
Tue, 09 Apr 2019 11:15
“Lion King” to come to Bangkok
The musical Disney’s “The Lion King” is currently on its first international tour and will be stopping off in Thailand at Muangthai Ratchadalai Theatre from September 14 and October 13.
Fri, 05 Apr 2019 20:30
Asean finance ministers push for financial service liberalisation under RCEP
“We reiterate our commitment to strengthening Asean’s partnership with regional partners. We aim to conclude the financial services annex of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership [RCEP] negotiation by the end of 2019,” a joint statement from Asean finance ministers and central bank governors’ meeting read.
Fri, 05 Apr 2019 01:00
Services can make up for trade slump, Somkid says
THAILAND must focus on strengthening its services sector to reap the full benefits of the tourist industry amid weakening global trade, said Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak.
Fri, 05 Apr 2019 01:00
Royal Enfield steps up role for Thailand
INDIA-based Royal Enfield, a unit of Eicher Motors Ltd (EML) and a global leader in mid-sized motorcycles, has formed a wholly-owned subsidiary in Thailand to strengthen its presence in the Asean region, managing director Siddhartha Lal said yesterday.
Thu, 04 Apr 2019 14:18
Dusit joins SET’s investment day
Dusit’s Group CEO, Suphajee Suthumpun, and CFO, Narongchai Wongthanavimok, have revealed the company’s 2018 financial performance and provided an update on their Opportunity Day for individual investors at the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET).
Wed, 03 Apr 2019 01:00
Baht strengthening propels Thai outbound travel
DESPITE forecasts of an economic slowdown, Thai outbound travel is set to continue growing by 8-8.5 per cent this year after the baht continued to appreciate late last year, according to the Association of Thai Travel Agents (ATTA).
Tue, 02 Apr 2019 01:00
Samsung scouts global talent for AI, big data and robotics businesses
SOUTH KOREA’S Samsung Electronics has scouted globally renowned technology experts in an effort to strengthen its new future businesses, including artificial intelligence, big data and robotics, the company announced Sunday.
Mon, 01 Apr 2019 19:24
Fitch upgrades IFS ratings of both Thai Life and Muang Thai Life to 'A-', ou
Fitch Ratings on Monday upgraded Thai Life Insurance’s insurer financial strength (IFS) rating to “A-“ (strong) from “BBB+” (good), and affirmed the listed company’s national IFS Rating at “AAA(tha)”.
The outlooks for both are stable, while the Under Criteria Observation status on the ratings has also been removed.
Mon, 01 Apr 2019 13:39
Thai-Myanmar cross-border remittance service launched
Krungthai Bank, Everex and Shwe Bank on March 28 announced the launch of “Krungthai Bank and Shwe Bank Remittance powered by Everex.”